CSF total protein

CSF total protein is a test to determine the amount of protein in your spinal fluid, also called cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).

CSF protein test

CSF total protein is a test to determine the amount of protein in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This test may be helpful in diagnosing tumors, infective polyneuritis (inflammation of several groups of nerve cells), vasculitis, blood in the CSF, and trauma.

How the Test is Performed

Why the Test is Performed

Normal Results

What Abnormal Results Mean